The World Health Organization chief Tedros Adnom Ghebius has made a big announcement about the corona virus vaccine. In Geneva, he said that by the end of this year an authentic vaccine for the corona virus could be ready. He called for solidarity and political commitment among all leaders to ensure equitable distribution when the vaccine is available.
Vaccine will be made by the end of this year
Tedros said at the WHO executive board meeting that we would need the vaccine and hoped that we could have a vaccine by the end of this year. We expect this. In this meeting WHO is investigating the global response to the corona virus epidemic.
Corona accounts for 10 percent of the world’s population
At the WHO’s 34-member executive board meeting on Monday about the corona virus, Dr. Michael Ryan said that the numbers could change in urban and rural areas. He clarified that this does not mean that large populations of the world are at risk. He said that one in every 10 people worldwide could be infected with the corona virus.
Pfizer will make vaccine by the end of this year
The drug maker Pfizer hopes to get regulatory approval in early October and launch the Kovid-19 vaccine by the end of the year. Pfizer is developing the vaccine in collaboration with its German partner BioNotech. It has also signed a deal of about $ 2 billion with the US government to deliver 100 million doses.
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Oxford and AstraZeneca are not far behind
The European Medicine Agency (EMA) said on Thursday that it has begun reviewing data on possible COVID-19 vaccines from AstraZeneca and Oxford University in real-time, with such steps aimed at any permitting process in the vaccine field. Have to accelerate. This increases the likelihood of a British vaccine, which is believed to lead to a successful vaccine race against COVID-19. It became the first vaccine in Europe to be approved for treatment of the new Corona virus disease.
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168 countries in the world associated with COVAX of WHO
The World Health Organization’s Kovacs project has connected 168 countries in the world. However, the US, Russia and China have not yet joined this alliance. Its purpose is to develop vaccine development, production and reach everyone. This collaboration is being led by Gavi. Gavi is an alliance of Epidemic Preparedness Innovation (CEPI) and WHO.